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Porter- Specimen Driver - Prescot

Employer
One Retail
Location
Prescot, Knowsley, Merseyside, North West England
Salary
Competitive
Closing date
15 Feb 2024
Porter- Specimen Driver - Prescot

Hospital Porter-Specimen Driver - Whiston Hospital
  • 11.45 per hour
  • 37.5 hours per week
  • 5 days out of 7, various shifts
  • Flexible to meet the business needs
  • We're currently recruiting a dedicated Porter- Specimen Driver to help ensure the smooth running of the operations in Healthcare on a full time basis, contracted to 37.5 hours per week.

    As a Porter- Specimen Driver, you will use your skills to maintain a high standard of quality work. In return, you will have the chance to progress your career with a company that invests in its people, celebrates individuality, and rewards and recognises employees who go beyond the plate.

    We ensure you're rewarded for all your hard work, which is why we offer a comprehensive benefits package which includes but is not limited to:
  • All team members eligible are entitled to up to 20% discount at their place of work. Team members are able to take advantage of this discount at the following retail brands operated by Compass Group: Costa, Deli Marche, Amigo and Baguette Co, to name a few.
  • Exclusive travel discounts with TUI, Expedia, Booking.com and many more
  • Save money on your food shop with discounts on Tesco, Sainsbury's, Morrisons and many more
  • Quick access for you and your immediate family to a Digital GP, and wider healthcare benefits
  • Up to 44% off cinema tickets to enjoy your favourite blockbuster
  • Regular emails filled with the best discounts and savings available
  • Receive Wow Points every time you spend and use them on a wide range of brands
  • Un-wind with us with free wellness, mindfulness and exercise classes
  • You can share all discounts and offers with your friends and families
  • Contributory pension scheme
  • Grow your career with our Career Pathways and MyLearning programmes
  • Key Responsibilities include:
  • Transporting patients throughout the hospital; ensuring response times and standards are maintained throughout.
  • Delivering medical gas cylinders, equipment, stores, furniture, pharmaceutical and pathology items.
  • Taking blood samples, specimens and medication around the hospital in a timely and pleasant manner.
  • To take linen, case notes and the removal and disposal of waste.
  • Transporting the deceased to the mortuary.
  • Receive, record and prioritise job requests in line with agreed procedures.
  • Support medical staff during emergency situations.
  • Our ideal Porter- Specimen Driver will:

  • Passionate about patient care, with the ability to communicate effectively with patients, visitors and healthcare staff.
  • Able to work under pressure, individually and as part of a team with a flexible approach to meet the needs of the business.
  • Confident working in a hospital environment and aware at times you will come in contact with patients that are particularly unwell or showing signs of distress.
  • It doesn't matter if you've never worked as a Porter before. What does matter to us the most, is taking pride in what you do with a willingness to learn and go the extra mile for our patients.
  • This position is subject to a Disclosure & Barring Service check; costs met by the employer.
  • Part of Compass Group UK&I, Medirest is the specialist healthcare operating company of Compass Group UK & Ireland, providing a full range of hotel services, including staff, patient and visitor catering, domestics, portering, security and reception, at over 130 NHS Trusts and private hospitals.

    Job Reference: com/0802/71996010/52607459/R/ONEWJ

    Compass Group UK&I wants everyone in our business to feel able to be themselves at work and to have an equal opportunity to progress their career. We want to create a culture where we respect and embrace everyone's talents, beliefs, backgrounds, and abilities. Where our colleagues feel valued, can reach their full potential, and thrive - Diversity is Our Strength!

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